Notice of Public Meeting: Joint session of Northeast California
Resource Advisory Council and Northwest California Resource Advisory
Council, and Individual Council Meetings
AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.
ACTION: Notice of public meetings.
SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act
of 1976 (FLPMA), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA),
the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
Northeast California Resource Advisory Council and Northwest California
Resource Advisory Council will meet jointly and individually, as
indicated below, in Weaverville, Calif.
DATES: On Tuesday, June 11, 2013, the Northeast California RAC will
meet from 1 to 5 p.m. Public comments will be accepted at 4 p.m. On
Wednesday, June 12, 2013, the Northeast California RAC and Northwest
California RAC will convene at 8 a.m. for a field tour of public lands
managed by the BLM. The councils will convene a joint business meeting
at 1 p.m. and accept public comments at 4 p.m. On Thursday, June 13,
2013, the Northwest California RAC will convene at 8 a.m. Public
comments will be accepted at 11 a.m. All meetings and the field tour
will convene at the Weaverville VFW Hall, 201 Memorial St.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy Haug, BLM Northern California
District manager, (530) 224-2160; or Joseph J. Fontana, BLM public
affairs officer, (530) 252-5332.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: These councils advise the Secretary of the
Interior, through the BLM, on public land planning and resource
management issues in northern California and far northwest Nevada.
Agenda items for the Northeast California RAC meeting include the RAC's
role in BLM resource management plan amendments for sage grouse
conservation, a status report on wildfire recovery efforts and a
discussion of major resource issues affecting the Alturas, Eagle Lake
and Surprise field offices. Agenda items for the joint session include
BLM partnerships, major BLM initiatives and future RAC work. Agenda
items for the Northwest California RAC include work planning, off
highway vehicle recreation management, the BLM-California State Parks
Coastal Collaborative, land use planning issues and management of the
California Coastal National Monument. The council will accept public
comments as indicated above. Depending on the number of persons wishing
to speak, and the time available, the time for individual comments may
be limited. Members of the public are welcome on the field tour. They
must provide their own transportation, food and beverages. Individuals
who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language
interpretation and other reasonable accommodations, should contact the
BLM as provided above.
Dated: May 3, 2013.
Joseph J. Fontana,
Public Affairs Officer.
[FR Doc. 2013-11534 Filed 5-14-13; 8:45 am]
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